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  1. reposing

    Submitted by rinat on August 14, 2019  

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  1. restingadjective

    reclining, lying, incumbent

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  1. List of paraphrases for "resting":

    rest, repose, quiescent, roosting, off-duty

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  1. Mark Purtle:

    After personally reviewing the governor's medical records, with his permission, and visiting with him and his attending physicians, we believe the governor has a viral illness with dehydration, we also conducted a series of tests in which we ruled out other contributing factors, including cardiac issues. The governor is still receiving fluids and is resting comfortably.

  2. Jessica Todd Harper:

    It's a universal mother-and-child gesture, it doesn't even matter particularly who that individual mother or that individual child is because of the way they're framed and photographed. You can't see their faces. It's just the way that her hand is resting on his back. It's ownership and protection and love.

  3. Goa Kerle:

    The successful use the power they think they have while the rest, resting desire the power they think they don't have.

  4. Confucius:

    The superior man, when resting in safety, does not forget that danger may come. When in a state of security he does not forget the possibility of ruin. When all is orderly, he does not forget that disorder may come. Thus his person is not endangered, and his States and all their clans are preserved.

  5. Mark Twain:

    I have never taken any exercise except sleeping and resting.

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